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Odontogenic tumors are heterogeneous group of lesions with diverse histopathological and clinical features. Ameloblastic fibro-dentinoma. The ameloblastic fibro-odontoma (AFO) is a rare mixed odontogenic tumor. .. It is also distinguishable from ameloblastic fibro-dentinoma not only because it. Peripheral ameloblastic fibro-dentinoma (AFD) is an extremely rare benign mixed odontogenic tumor. From a review of the English-language literature, to the.

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Others regard them as chronological stages in a continuum beginning from AF at one extreme and odontoma at the other extreme with ameloblastic fibroodontoma as well as AFD in an intermediate stage. They went to a local dental clinic for evaluation. Journal List Contemp Clin Dent v.

Ameloblastic fibro-odontoma

The fibrous element demtinoma from abundantly cellular to mature collagenous tissue, and primitive dental papilla-like appearance could not be found.

J Oral Pathol Med ; The histopathological examination of the excised lesion showed small islands and amekoblastic of odontogenic epithelium with cellular myxoid stroma in the subepithelial tissue. Suvy Manuel in data analysis and Dr. Ethical approval This case report is the surgical treatment of an odontogenic tumour in the maxilla. Embryonic and other stem cells have long telomeres, which become shorter during differentiation or aging but are stabilized again in tumorigenesis [ 25 ].

How to cite this article: The age of our patients provides further evidence that contradicts this conclusion as our patient is an extremely young child. Based on the existing literature, amelogenin secreted by the odontogenic epithelium may contribute to the deentinoma appearance of the lesion.


Common signs and symptoms of AFO are asymptomatic swelling, delayed tooth eruption in the affected region and a well-defined mixed radiological appearance that is similar to other odontogenic neoplastic formations, such as immature complex odontoma, calcifying epithelial odontogenic tumour and adenomatoid odontogenic tumour.

There was no evidence of mucosal ulceration. Histological typing of odontogenic tumors; pp. Aggressive atypical ameloblastic fibrodentinoma: From this, the author concluded that AF represents a separate specific neoplastic entity that does not transit into a more differentiated odontogenic lesion. Because this lesion clinically resembles other nonneoplastic lesions and is very rare denhinoma gingiva, establishing a correct diagnosis is achieved only based on specific histological ameloblasstic.

Report of two cases.

Histological assessment revealed a final diagnosis of ameloblastic fibro-odontoma. Indian J Dent Res ; It appears that the peripheral AFO should be initially treated by conservative surgical therapy and the patient should be clinically followed up for recurrence. Hematoxylin and eosin staining for the gingival lesion.

Aggressive atypical ameloblastic fibrodentinoma: Report of a case

Head and neck tumors. Introduction The ameloblastic fibro-odontoma AFO is a rare benign odontogenic lesion defined as a tumour with the general features of ameloblastic fibroma but that also contains enamel and dentine. Relative frequency of central odontogenic tumors: Table of Contents Alerts.

J Oral Pathol Med. There was no recurrence after the 1-year follow-up. Examination of the oral cavity tibro a bony hard swelling extending from the right first premolar to the angle area. AFD, one of the lesions of the above-described group, is a rare entity and its very existence is not completely accepted. Sitemap What’s New Feedback Disclaimer. Surej Kumar was also involved in data collection, Dr.

Their clinical manifestations resemble much those of localized reactive gingival lesions [ 4 — 6 ]. Contemp Clin Dent ; 3: Odontogenic Tumors and Allied Lesions. To receive news and publication updates for Case Reports in Dentistry, enter your email address in the box below.


Ameloblastic fibro-odontoma

Ameloblastic fibro-odontoma is defined by the World Health Organization as a neoplasm consisting of odontogenic ectomesenchyme resembling the dental papilla, epithelial strands and nest resembling dental lamina and enamel organ conjunction with the presence of dentine and enamel. Diffuse extraoral swelling on the right side of the face Click here to view. The definitive differentiations between these clinically similar diseases depend on their microscopic findings.

Under general anaesthesia with endotracheal denginoma, a crevicular incision was made from the premolar region till the end of the maxillary tuberosity with a releasing incision vertically from the distal end of second premolar.

A case presentation and histological comparison with ameloblastic fibrodentinoma. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution Licensewhich permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Abstract Ameloblastic fibro-odontoma AFO predominantly occurs in the jaw bones of children and young adults. Open in a separate window. On palpation lesion was firm in consistency, and gave the feeling of irregular surface. Mixed odontogenic tumours and odontomas.

Extraosseous AFO is extremely rare. The treatment of AFO is associated with conservative surgical approach.